Theorizing Environment

CULANTH (747S)

Readings in environment, political ecology, and the socio-cultural/political economic construction of space. Rather than the neutral backdrop to human life, space, place, and environment are crucial components to our material and symbolic worlds. This course overviews geographical thought and theory and then explores its use in anthropology and other social scientific disciplines. Authors include: Lefebvre, Harvey, Massey, etc.